Re: IP Helper Crash
(cross-post added to Vista Perf & Maint)
"Morose" <Morose@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Hi all,
> Out of the blue I now have a recurrent crash of the IP Helper service. It's
> completely random,
> and happens after having Internet Explorer running for a while.
Not really a good enough reason to be asking for help about this
in the IE NG. Try a Vista NG instead. Cross-posting for convenience...
> I'm running Vista Ultimate, and as far as I can tell everything continues to
> run fine after the crash (although internet explorer loses some of it's
> visual effects - the tabs look different for instance) but I'm none the less
> concerned over a service that repeatedly stops running.
> I've read somewhere that IP helper has a lot to do with IPv6, which is
> turned off in the settings for my network adaptor (I was having problems with
> wireless authentication so i disabled IPv6 following some advice).
> Does anybody have any ideas why IP helper keeps falling over and how I might
> go about fixing it? Do I need to be worried about it failing? Does it leave
> my PC vulnerable?